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Wireless Internet Connections...

Hi people,
I have a wireless router/modem at home and at work. I am wondering if there is a program out there that will show me if computers are using my internet connection.
Thanks for your replies.

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Already a feature of your router.

In reply to: Wireless Internet Connections...

It has a status page that will show what's connected.

Why add another program?


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Status Page...

In reply to: Already a feature of your router.

Well, here at home, I don't use it because I figure it uses resources sitting in the system tray if I do use it & at work, I don't know the web page address to access that one anymore. The boss set that one up. I do know the key I need to enter to hook up the wireless computers there though.

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How can that be?

In reply to: Status Page...

Most use a browser. Browsers use resources so how to reduce that?

In closing, that issue was not in your initial post so it must not be important?


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Gosh Bob

In reply to: How can that be?

When I wrote the og posting, I didn't even think of the program that I use to set up the router/modem.

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hey daviddude

In reply to: Gosh Bob

if you find one could you post it here so that i can give it a whirl please? Ive tried a AirSnare but i for one just cannot figure out how to use it or even if its the right program? I'd just like a simple to use program that tells me if anyone is trying to access my wireless connection or computer..thanks

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